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Oil and gas manufacturing affirms stuff in integration

Oil and gas manufacturing affirms stuff in integration

At a recent symposium on measures to boost the development of Vietnam’s mechanic sectors, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed that the Government will establish a market for mechanic firms to develop, including facilitating the sector to seek for domestic and overseas markets for the country’s oil and gas engineering sector’s products.

FDI in Vietnam hits record high during five month period

FDI in Vietnam hits record high during five month period

VOV.VN - The total amount of FDI in new and existing projects, capital contribution and share purchase reached US$16.74 billion during the first five months of the year, a rise of 69.1 per cent over last year’s corresponding period

FDI inflows see on-quarter peak

FDI inflows see on-quarter peak

VOV.VN - Inflows of registered foreign direct investment surpassed US$10 billion during the first quarter of this year, reaching peak levels over the last three years, according to a source from the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Vietnam’s two universities enter QS world list

Vietnam’s two universities enter QS world list

The Vietnam National University - Hanoi on February 28 announced that its three training branches have been named in the world top 500-600 by education organisation Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).

More than 102,000 Vietnamese work abroad in 9 months

More than 102,000 Vietnamese work abroad in 9 months

VOV.VN - Vietnam has sent more than 102,000 workers, including nearly 37,000 female workers abroad during the first nine months of this year, reaching 92.64% of the target for this year, according to the Overseas Labor Management Department under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).

Manufacturing and processing sector sees impressive growth in H1

Manufacturing and processing sector sees impressive growth in H1

Manufacturing and processing sector grew by 13.02% in the first half of 2018, the highest in seven years, contributing 2.63 percentage points to the country’s economic growth, said Director General of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam.

Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply

Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply

The unemployment rate is on the increase among young people in Vietnam, however, many companies are facing difficulty in recruiting unskilled labourers in the final months of the year.

Vietnam manufacturing solidly expands in July

Vietnam manufacturing solidly expands in July

VOV.VN - The manufacturing sector in Vietnam expanded in July, according to the latest survey from Nikkei published on Tuesday, August 1, with a manufacturing PMI score of 51.7.

Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Vietnam’s manufacturing and processing industry attracted 12,075 foreign-invested projects with a total registered capital of US$180.68 billion as of late June, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)’s Overseas Investment Agency.

Ministry makes efforts to reduce trade deficit

Ministry makes efforts to reduce trade deficit

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) plans to tighten control on goods whose imports are discouraged and facilitate local manufacturing to reduce the country’s trade deficit.

Manufacturing sector accounts for 84.9% of Q1’s FDI

Manufacturing sector accounts for 84.9% of Q1’s FDI

Vietnam’s manufacturing sector has proven a magnet for foreign direct investment in the first quarter, absorbing US$6.54 billion, which accounted for 84.9% of total registered capital in the period.

Manufacturing sector struggles to overcome skills gap

Manufacturing sector struggles to overcome skills gap

VOV.VN - The labour challenges facing Vietnam in 2017 are considerable, requiring a massive effort to retrain and upskill workers by the millions, says the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (Molisa).

Vietnam manufacturing starts 2017 firing on all cylinders

Vietnam manufacturing starts 2017 firing on all cylinders

VOV.VN - The manufacturing sector starts the new year amid a surge in new orders with the Industrial Production Index having increased 8.30% in December, 2016 over the same month in 2015, reports the General Statistics Office.